Tag: finance

by Amanda Atwood

We recently applied to present Freedom Fone: Dial-up Information Service at an upcoming ICT for Development workshop. Our application was eventually accepted, but not before concerns were raised that Freedom Fone might be on its way to becoming a for-profit entity, which would be inconsistent with the conference sponsors’ objectives. This was an ironic obstacle […] more »

by Lisa Williams

You’ve heard about the housing bubble. And the dot-com bubble. I’m here to tell you about The Journalism Bubble. Anybody who’s paying attention to the state of journalism in the US is aware of the financial crisis facing the news industry. And there’s wide agreement on the cause of the crisis: advertising revenue for print […] more »